This webinar was originally broadcast on Wednesday, November 9, 2016.
Dropped Object Prevention, or “Fall Protection for Tools”, is becoming an increasingly high priority for companies around the globe. Ranking as one of the major causes of death in the American workplace, with an OSHA recordable incident due to dropped objects every ten minutes, more must be done for the safety of our workers regarding the tools and materials taken to height. In our session, we’ll discuss the problem and 3M’s preventive measures to send our workers home safely.
In this webinar you will learn:
- The risks of dropped objects
- How 3M Fall Protection for Tools can help
- What makes 3M Fall Protection for Tools portfolio unique
Michael Caldwell, Business Development Manager, 3M
Michael Caldwell was the fifth employee at Python Safety, Inc. specializing in Fall Protection for Tools which was acquired by 3M in 2015. He is also the State Representative for Georgia’s 20th House district. Caldwell has written the most widely adopted dropped object prevention plan in the world and travels around the globe speaking on this vitally important topic.
Michelle Froese, Moderator, Wind Power Engineering
With a decade of experience writing and editing for the renewable energy industry, Michelle Froese has long developed an interest in wind power. Along with her commitment to environmental stewardship, Michelle enjoys learning and sharing thought-provoking information that might one day help change our world for the better.